This year marks the 50th anniversary of our company—
For the last five decades, we’ve provided customers in 119 countries with simple,
effective and reliable oil removal solutions.
In over 35,000 applications around the world, our products are used to tackle waste oil challenges. By
implementing our skimming systems, oil water separators and oil removal solutions, our customers are able to
improve wastewater treatment processes,
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in 2013 and has been updated for comprehensiveness.
Hatebur Operations in Royal Oak, Mich., produces driveline and transmission components at a rate of 120
parts per minute. To keep pace with demand, the plant can’t affordt extended downtime because of inefficient equipment.
Unfortunately for Metaldyne, the plant faced a problem we commonly encounter in the oil-skimming business.
Metaldyne’s oil water separator frequently clogged and was extremely inefficient.
This Oil Skimmers, Inc. customer has been a producer of highly
refined mineral oils for more than a century. The company’s white oil products, which are used in the
formulation of lotions, creams, ointments and hand cleansers, require large amounts of water to make. The
oily water from the refining process, along with tank washdowns and runoff, adds up to a substantial
wastewater challenge. In an effort to improve its wastewater treatment process and increase overall plant